Stupid Dog!

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  1. ninjatoth

    ninjatoth Former Guest

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    Jul 3, 2009
    Sanford,Michigan
    4 years ago at like 10pm I heard a bunch of wierd sounds outside,mind you we lived about 100 feet from a stream,and it was about 10 degrees outside and the stream was frozen over.I ignored the sounds for like a half hour until finally I went outside to investigate,I heard splashing so I grabbed a flashlight to shine down on the stream(about a 50ft 45 degree drop from the yard to the river),and guess what-a 100 lb dog splashing around dead center of the river in a 10ftX10ft hole in the ice.I immediatly dashed down the hill with my new coat on and began reaching for the dog from the edge of the hole,still being on frozen river.The dog that I didn't know,and it didn't know me began swimming twords me,but once at the edge of the ice,it just couldn't pull itself out,so I grabbed it's collar and yanked will all my might and he came right out.He layed on my lap as to say thank you,but he couldn't even stand up-so now I have to carry this huge dog up the 50 ft 45 degree hill to the house-I barely made it,brought the dog inside and we reilized it was our neighbor's dog,so we let it warm up overnight and he began to walk again,then we called the neighbor's in the morning.Funny thing is that i'm not an animal lover,or even liker,I just rescued him out of instinct.I did see him on our land causing trouble a few months later,so I grabbed the bb gun and popped a few shots at him until he left,I don't like him!Why I rescued him is a mystery to me.
     
  2. was it a mystery? or just instinct?

    you did a good thing! :)
     

  3. armedandsafe

    armedandsafe Guest

    Because it was the RIGHT thing to do. You can't fool me. :p:D

    Pops
     
  4. flintlock

    flintlock Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2007
    Upstate NY
    Because you've got a good heart.
     
  5. PharmrJohn

    PharmrJohn New Member

    975
    Jun 15, 2009
    Western Washington
    Good job dude. Kudos.
     
  6. gaowlpoop

    gaowlpoop New Member

    167
    Apr 25, 2007
    Middle Georgia
    Thank you for saving him.
     
  7. cycloneman

    cycloneman Well-Known Member

    Dec 16, 2008
    Louisiana
    Because if the shoe was on the other foot Lassie would have gone to town and picked up the phone and called 911 for ya.

    Seriously there are many souls that owe their life to a dog.
     
  8. Lotsdragon

    Lotsdragon New Member

    812
    Apr 5, 2009
    Potosi, Mo
    LOL gotta agree with pops you old softy....................
     
  9. one of the best dogs,i ever had.i found while target shooting,in north tampa.he was a german shepard ,only 4 or 5 mos old.starved and ematiated,passing pine needles.i took him home and to the vet.feed him ,trained him..with in a month,he would obay all my commands..best friend a 16 yo could have..
     
  10. Insulation Tim

    Insulation Tim Well-Known Member

    Oct 29, 2008
    Ohio
    You may be OCD but that doesn't mean you don't have a VBH (Very Big Heart).

    I think that I read years ago, that sociopaths were the types that hurt animals; ie. lighting cats on fire, drowning dogs, etc ad nauseaum.

    Fell good about yourself.
     
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